Global company, NGINX have today announced plans to create over 100 jobs in its Cork office over the next three years in specialties including sales, marketing, finance, business development, software architecture, engineering and research and development.
The EMEA headquarters will serve to better support existing customers in the region, and will provide a base to reach new customers in high growth areas including the UK, Germany, France, the Netherlands and across the Nordics.
Currently, NGINX has more than 100 employees worldwide and is set for continued rapid global expansion – with immediate plans for growth across EMEA centred around its new regional headquarters in Cork.
As substantially more organisations move to the cloud, containers, and microservices, NGINX continues to attract strong worldwide adoption and now powers more than half of the world’s busiest sites and applications.
NGINX’s flagship commercial offering, NGINX Plus, extends open source NGINX with advanced features such as load balancing, web and mobile acceleration, security controls, application monitoring and management and award-winning support for an enterprise-ready solution.
Welcoming the news, the Taoiseach, Enda Kenny today commented, "Many of the world’s leading technology firms are expanding their presence in Ireland because of the availability of highly skilled talent, the quality of life, and its strong relationships across Europe – and NGINX is no exception."
He added, "We welcome NGINX for both the job and economic advancement it will bring to Ireland. The company is in the midst of incredible growth, with strong brand recognition throughout EMEA, making it a natural fit to have Cork as a launching point to the Irish market, and across the entire region."